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Wartime in the city

7 August, 1942

Cranmer Square, Christchurch. Universal Bren gun carriers and ...

Spic and Span


NZ Airman Gene Hibberd on leave in Auckland 1942.

Portrait of the H.M.S. Fort York Ship’s Company

October 1945

Portrait view of the Ship’s Company, H.M.S Fort York, taken on ...

Second World War memorial

21 February 2023

Second World War memorial on Memorial Avenue in Ilam.

Anzac Day lockdown display

25 April 2020

A display on Rudds Road for Anzac Day during Covid-19 lockdown.

Fairey Gordon crashed in Barrington Park. Early WW2.


WW2 Wigram Royal New Zealand Air Force trainees crash a Fairey ...

VE day in Cathedral Square

May 1945

Les Frazer (centre in uniform) and sister Jean Frazer (holding ...

Alfred Grubb


"Alfred Grubb, future father-in-law. World War II pilot." - ...

Man and children in Christchurch


An unidentified man with two children at the Bridge of ...

Three girls in Cathedral Square


Jean, Kathleen and Betty in Cathedral Square.
Contributor's ...

Postal delivery during World War II

December 1946

'Postie' Phyllis Sutton with two helpers during postal delivery ...

Home guard


A group of men in the Home Guard.

Men, HMS Neptune


My Nana's Uncle Jim (N J Elstob) was among those on the HMS ...

Jim and friends


Jim Radcliffe and two friends. Jim in the middle and friend to ...

Jim trying on boots


Jim Radcliffe trying on boots.

Ready to go to war

circa 1942.

Selwyn (Sel) Lockie ready to go to war. Outside the Fitzgerald ...

Greetings from NZEF in the Pacific


Illustration on this Christmas, New Year greeting postcard, ...

Greetings from NZEF in the Pacific – message


The reverse of a Christmas, New Year greeting postcard, ...

Robert Falcon Scott statue

8 September 1942

View of the Robert Falcon Scott statue on Worcester Street with ...

Family portrait in Christchurch

About 1942

Family portrait of soldiers in Christchurch during the Second ...

On Sumner Beach

Circa 1940

This is my father and mother on Sumner Beach just before dad ...

On leave in The Square, 1940s


My nana with my dad in Cathedral Square, may have been on leave ...

Women's Land Army plots, Abberley Park, St Albans


Vegetable crops were grown at the experimental section farmed at ...

Second echelon of New Zealand Expeditionary Forces


Second echelon of New Zealand Expeditionary Forces march west ...

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